It was a special occasion for the Cook Islands Badminton Association when they celebrated the official handing over of a water station and equipment through the New Zealand High Commission Fund.
Families in need in Rarotonga and the outer-islands will not miss out on a happy Christmas this year thanks to a huge community response to the Christmas Box initiative.
Miss South Pacific 2013 and Miss Cook Islands 2012 Teuira Napa plays the lead as chieftainess Kapiolani in a major movie which has just completed filming in Hawaii.
It has come to that bitter-sweet moment for the Year 8 students of Apii Te Uki Ou, who will be taking on the next journey of their school life.
This weekly column is contributed by Te Ipukarea Society. It deals with environmental and conservation matters of interest to the Cook Islands.
When Margaret Mitchell left Rarotonga on August 6, 1970 at the age of six, she took with her fond memories of her stay on the island where she had lived from the age of just two months.
For the last four years, I have been living on the beautiful atoll of Manihiki, in the northern islands of the Cook Islands. As school principal of Ruamanu School, I have also been observing the community’s increasing use of new technologies to access university studies.